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Alexco Resource Completes Sale of its Subsidiary Environmental Business


On February 18, 2020, Alexco Resource Corp. (TSX: AXU) announced the successful completion of the sale of its subsidiary environmental business, Alexco Environmental Group (AEG) to AEG’s executive management for $13.35 million.

AEG was established and remains as a private company focused on all aspects of mine reclamation, including deployment of innovative remediation strategies. Alexco Resource Corp. will continue to execute the clean-up of historical mines in the Keno Hill Silver District under its existing contractual arrangement with the Government of Canada.

Cassels represented the special committee of Alexco’s board of directors, with a team led by David Redford and Andrew Dilts (Securities and M&A), Patience Omokhodion (Banking & Specialty Finance), Chandimal Nicholas and Marco Ciarlariello (Intellectual Property), Shauna Towriss (Real Estate), Doug Richardson (Tax), and Adrian Jakibchuk and Stefanie Di Francesco (Employment).